Reynolds wondered whether any Chinese leaders would step up and drink a glass of milk to prove its safety.
Right now, China might want to remember Cordelia Gummer.
In 1990 Britain was worried about infected beef and "mad cow disease". The government insisted that no-one need panic - Britain's beef was fine.
In order to make the point in a dramatic way, Britain's Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Minister John Gummer decided to feed his four-year-old daughter Cordelia a beefburger in front of the cameras. It was a slightly curious, much criticised and derided tactic.
None did. This, however, is close:
Via China Daily.
Every time I click on the picture it leads me to an article about China's spacewalk, so here's a screenshot for you: